The applications for the 2017 Fall White-Reinhardt mini-grants are due Monday, April 15. These $500 grants are offered to state and county Farm Bureaus for ag literacy projects for grades K-12. The grants are allocated through county and state Farm Bureaus and are used to create new agricultural literacy projects or expand existing agricultural literacy efforts.
Criteria for selecting winners includes: the effectiveness of demonstrating a strong connection between agriculture and education; how successfully the project enhances learner engagement in today’s food, fiber and fuel systems; and the processes and timelines for accomplishing project goals.
Applications are available at www.agfoundation.org under Projects: White-Reinhardt Mini-Grants. All applications must be submitted electronically. The application period closes April 16.
Questions? Email Sydney Andrews at firstname.lastname@example.org.